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Mathematics


What is Mathematics?

A Level Mathematics is a course that aims to:

  • Extend a range of mathematical skills and use them in more unstructured problems
  • Develop abilities to reason logically and construct mathematical proofs
  • Develop an awareness of the relevance of mathematics to other fields of study, the world of work and society in general
  • Use Mathematics as an effective means of communication

You will have the opportunity to get inside the thoughts of some of the worlds greatest minds:
Isaac Newton
Stephen Hawking
Albert Einstein
Alan Turing

 

 

Why Study Mathematics?

Enriches your understanding of the real world of finance, business, engineering and science.

Fosters an inquisitve mindset.

Encourages problem solving and analytical skills.

Deepens your understanding of the beauty of mathematics.

 

 

What Will I Learn?

Pure Mathematics will form two thirds of the course. This includes algebra, geometry, trigonometry and calculus.

You will also study:-

Mechanics – the study of the motion or equilibrium of bodies.

Statistics – the study of the collection and interpretation of data and the application of probability theory.

 

What Do I Need to Study Mathematics?

Preferred grades:

  • Five 'Good' GCSE Grades A* - C
  • GCSE Science grade 5
  • GCSE English grade 5
  • GCSE Maths grade 6 minimum

 

 

If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Ms O Tattum, Head of Sixth Form
o.tattum@trinityhigh.com
0161 212 1930

Mr M Scott, Subject Leader for Mathematics
m.scott@trinityhigh.com


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